Juicy lemon baked chicken, crispy potatoes, and asparagus sprinkled with smoky bacon, all baked on a sheet sheet pan.

Sheet Pan Lemon Baked Chicken and Vegetables

When I went to college at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, I was given an interesting variety of hand-me-down kitchenware. There were some seventies-inspired Corningware baking dishes with the little blue flowers, pastel Tupperware containers, some simple...

Chicken and Pickled Jalapeno Pizza

The pizza I concocted this week was admittedly a bit unusual, but ended up being fantastic! As with many of the dishes I make, it  started with the basic concept of something we know that we like, such as pizza,...
Easy, spicy beef tacos slow cooked in the crockpot and topped with your favorite Tex Mex ingredients

Crockpot Beef Tacos

There could be no more perfect of a weeknight meal than spicy beef tacos, cooked effortlessly in a crockpot while I am at work. These crockpot beef tacos are an easy meal that can be pulled together in minutes and...
Spicy sausage stuffed peppers with Tex-Mex flavors and cheddar cheese that are simple to prepare

Sausage Stuffed Peppers

In our house, spicy foods are on the menu at least a few nights out of the week. This recipe for sausage stuffed peppers uses hot pork sausage with a variety of seasonings to make a filling for the peppers...
An easy, delicious Italian stuffed chicken with mozzarella cheese, roasted red peppers, and oregano that the whole family will enjoy.

Italian Stuffed Chicken

Finally I have returned to make a new post of a meal that I put together this week. As is often the case, I was looking to use up some ingredients that were left in the refrigerator from previous meals,...
Chimichurri shrimp kabobs are fresh, spicy and grilled in minutes. Great as a meal or simply as an appetizer.

Chimichurri Shrimp Kabobs

I have a slight obsession with cilantro and look for excuses to put it in multiple dishes every week. My husband has a similar love for jalapenos. Chimichurri sauce is a perfect combination of these grocery staples in our house and...
Creamy Rotel Chicken Wraps

Creamy Rotel Chicken Wraps

Always in search of a quick weeknight meal that is packed with flavor and that I can have on the table before we fly out the door for round number two of the day’s activities is my week’s biggest challenge. Wraps...